The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine offers the following degrees:
Our M.D. program consists of two years of basic medical science training in Bryan-College Station or Temple followed by two years of clinical training in Bryan-College Station, Temple, Round Rock, or Dallas.
The doctorate program in Medical Science provides a broad background in basic sciences with focus on applications of this background to medical problems. The research emphasis is in the interdisciplinary studies that has six potential research areas: Biochemistry & Structural Biology, Cardiovascular Science, Cell & Molecular Biology, Clinical & Translational Science, Microbial & Molecular Pathogenesis and Neurosciences.
The combined M.D./Ph.D. program was designed for provide highly motivated students planning careers in academic medicine. Students complete the M.D. program’s two years of basic medical science (M1 and M2) and two years of clinical science (M3 and M4), but with the Ph.D. portion (three to four years of graduate studies) undertaken after either the completion of the M2 or M3 year, returning to the medical curriculum after the Ph.D. portion is complete.
The M.D. Plus program offers the following degrees:
Our combined M.D./M.B.A. program provides students the opportunity to earn an Masters of Business Administration from Texas A&M’s Mays Business School in a year inserted between the second and third year of the four-year M.D. program. Participants in this dual-degree program also complete a twelve-week health related business project during their fourth year of study, in conjunction with the first clinical year.
This program combines an M.D. with a Masters of Public Health from the HSC School of Public Health or a Masters of Science (M.S.) in Medical Science or Education of Healthcare Professionals. The second degree is pursued over three or four semesters, along with a research project, thesis, and/or practicum. M.P.H. concentrations are available in environmental health and in health policy and management.